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16 October 2008

Stories from 16 October 2008

Central & Eastern Europe: Financial Crisis

Below is a roundup of reactions from the Anglophone blogosphere on the ongoing financial crisis in Hungary, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine, and Serbia.

Paraguay: Peace Corps Bloggers Share Experiences in a New Land

Paraguay’s blogosphere is growing, and everyday more locals and expats are beginning their blogs about their perceptions of their surrounding world. The Peace Corps volunteers that are working in Paraguay...

Bangladesh: Fisher woman

Maldives: Impacts of global financial crisis

Sri Lanka: An idyllic paradise at war

Pakistan: Suicide attacks

India: Layoffs rattle aviation industry

South Africa: Photos From Rage 2008

Iran: Bloggers Talk Poverty on Blog Action Day

Iranian bloggers, like many other bloggers , from the four corners of the planet participated in Blog Action Day on 15th of October to talk about poverty. Dreeam writes [fa]...

Africa: Africa's Only McCain Supporter

Cameroon In The Eyes of British And American Volunteers

There are very few Cameroonian bloggers based in Cameroon. This vacuum has been occupied by volunteers working in the country (mainly) for the British organization Volunteer Service Overseas (VSO) and...

D.R of Congo: What Do You Think of the New Wildlife Rangers Website?

Japan: Wallpaper pictures

U.S.V.I.: Hurricane Omar

Bahamas: Welfare of the Economy

Jamaica: Senseless Killings

Guyana: Customer is Always Right

Americas: Bloggers Participate in Blog Action Day – Part I

October 15 marked the annual event of Blog Action Day. On this date, bloggers from all around the world pledge to publish a blog post aboug a particular topic. This...

Aruba: Rain, Rain, Go Away

Azerbaijan: Election Day